Screenshot_2019-08-20 The crowd at a vigil for the victims on the shooting in Orlando on t


The Levine Center to End Hate seeks to unite the greater Rochester community in overcoming hate through education, dialogue, and positive action.


Each step taken to end hate is a transformative opportunity we create together. The Levine Center to End Hate increases these opportunities through programming that activates cooperative and collaborative responses to hate in all its forms. Partnering with local agencies throughout greater Rochester, we are proud to amplify efforts that foster tolerance and understanding across our community.

12.01.21  7:00–8:15 pm

The Disturbing Resilience of Antisemitism 

Antisemitism is the world’s oldest form of hate. In recent years we have seen a resurgence of anti-Jewish bigotry and violence. Join us as we explore how antisemitism has survived and thrived over thousands of years and deepen your understanding about the lived realities and challenges facing the Jewish people today. Featuring, civic entrepreneur, thought leader, and policy advisor Oren Jacobson.

BS2021 logo revise (no sub).png

The Levine Center to End Hate presents
Rochester’s 2nd Annual Summit to End Hate

Hate Will Not Divide Us


Keynote Speaker Juju Chang,

co-anchor of ABC News Nightline and Closing Speaker Chris Mosier,

transgender Team USA athlete


12:00–4:00 pm


Racism Is a Public Health Crisis

Protests across the country are calling us to witness what we have always known to exist: the systemic racism that underlies and permeates our societal structures. We express grief, pain, and outrage over centuries of racial injustice that have resulted in Black lives demeaned, derailed, and cut short. Learn More

We formally pledge our support for the Greater Rochester Black Agenda Group’s declaration that Racism is a Public Health Crisis which demands urgent action to address persistent, toxic, and lethal racial discrimination in our community.


03.21.20214.11.2021 | 5.02.2021

Asian Matters:

Standing with Rochester's Asian American Communities

With attacks on Asian and Asian Americans increasing across the country, the Levine Center to End Hate was proud to partner with Monroe Community College’s Department of Global Education & International Services to present a three-part series exploring the Asian and Asian American communities of Greater Rochester.

Engaging Youth

Engaging Youth


Programs and sponsorships empower today’s youth to become the transformational leaders of tomorrow.

Learn More

Uniting Community

Uniting Community


Responsive action and dialogue brings all of Rochester together in a collective force against hate.

Learn More